Shelly Ibach

President and Chief Executive Officer of Sleep Number; Sleep Editor-at-Large, Thrive Global

Shelly Ibach, Sleep Number® setting 40, average SleepIQ® score 82, is president and chief executive officer of Sleep Number Corporation (NASDAQ: SNBR), the sleep innovation leader delivering proven quality sleep through effortless, adjustable comfort and biometric sleep tracking technology. As CEO of Sleep Number since June 2012, Shelly has combined her passion for delivering increased value to the consumer with her visionary leadership to develop innovative sleep experiences and deliver superior shareholder returns. She has positioned Sleep Number at the intersection of sleep, health and technology trends, and is a thought leader shaping the growing understanding that sleep is at the center of health and wellness. After joining the company in April 2007, Shelly served across a wide breadth of executive leadership roles in consumer strategy, sales, marketing and product development, including Chief Operating Officer in 2011. Prior to Sleep Number, Shelly honed her instincts as an expert retailer and brand marketer during her 20-year tenure at Target Corporation and Macy’s. Based in Minneapolis, Sleep Number’s 2018 net sales were over $1.5 billion. The company employs more than 4,300 team members and operates over 600 Sleep Number® stores located in all 50 U.S. states. Shelly is also Sleep Editor-at-Large for Thrive Global – the behavior change media and technology company founded by Arianna Huffington. Shelly was named Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s 2019 Executive of the Year and was named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2019 National Finalist. Shelly serves on the executive committee of the Minnesota Business Partnership, an organization focused on further enhancing the region’s quality of life.
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NFL Star Kirk Cousins on How Quality Sleep Raises His Game and Improves His Performance

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Sleep Better: How to Enjoy the Holidays and Keep Your Child’s Sleep Schedule Intact

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Sleep Better: How Can I Combat the Stress of Holiday Travel and Make Sure I Get Enough Rest?

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Three Secrets to Happy Holidays: Be Grateful, Stay Present, and Sleep Well

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How to Convince Your Kid That Getting a Good Night’s Sleep Is Actually Pretty Cool

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Sleep Better: How Do I Get Enough Sleep When I Work 12- to 14-Hour Days at My Job?

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Sleep Better: How Do I Balance Quality Family Time After Work Without Cutting Into My Kids’ Bedtime and Much-Needed Sleep?

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Sleep Better: How to Fall Back Asleep When You Wake Up Too Early

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The Lunar Effect — How the Moon Affects Our Sleep

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Why Embracing Our Individuality Is the Key to an Enduring Relationship

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I Suffered an Unimaginable Loss While Running a Company — Here’s What I Learned

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World Sleep Day — Wear a New Badge of Honor

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Good Morning

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The People of Sleep Number

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